Explore the best spots of Arashiyama / Nara in a One Day Private Tour from Kyoto

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From $500.00

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Duration: 10 hours

Departs: Kyoto, Kyoto

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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1- Within a day of your stay in Kyoto, I am going to show you the must-see spots of Nara and Arashimaya.

2- This tour is private and can be customized based on your request.

3- Understanding the culture and life in Japan from a foreign prospective.

4- Tour itenerary is planned to cover the top sightseeing spots of Nara and Arashiyama and long enough to go around the cultural and historic places too, however, I can customize it based on your will.

Tour itenerary is planned based on renting a van for 10 hours to cover the top sightseeing spots of Nara and Arashiyama and long enough to go around the cultural and historic places too. Itenerary is shown here, however, you can still customize it in arrangement with the guide.

09:00 Hotel Pick up
10:00 bamboo forest and Tenryu-ji temple garden
11:00 Hozu-gawa river and Togetsu bridge
13:00 move to Nara
14:30 Nara deers park
15:30 Todaiji temple
16:30 Kasuga Shrine
17:30 Back to Kyoto
19:00 Tour finish

What's Included

Guiding and management, Pick up inside kyoto city

What's Not Included

Entry fees and Lunch

Guide transportation from Tokyo: 40,000 JPY paid cash

Transportation: van rent - Cash (3: ¥ 90,000 , Up to 7 : ¥ 150,000,more than 8 please let me know)

Traveler Information

  • TRAVELER: Age: 0 - 120

Additional Info

  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • I measure my tempreture one day before the tour, and on the morning of the tour. I have no problem to wear a mask if travelers feel comfortable this way.
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Service animals allowed
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Nara Park
Beautiful park in central Nara. Established in 1880. It is populated with more than 1000 deers considered as messengers of the god.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Todai-ji Temple
This is the most famous temple in Nara area, has an enormous Buddha that is just breathtaking, held the record as the world's largest wooden building.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Kasuga Grand Shrine
Nara's most appreciated shrine that was dedicated for the protection of the nation at the time Nara was the capital. A UNESCO World heritage site.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Bamboo Grove - Chulapornwararam Temple
one of Kyoto's top sights for nature lovers, paths lined with bamboo trees.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Tenryu-ji Temple Sogenchi Teien
The garden was founded over 700 years ago by the founding abbot Muso Soseki and managed to survive in its original form and shape .

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included


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